of his role of the i.r.a. scandal. where he was glued to the hearing. >> steve miller took a lot of the today from both republican and democrats over the controversy of the irs screening applicants -- application for nonprofit organizations for tax-exempt status and targeting conservative groups in the process, delaying the applications, following up with lots and lots of questions and some have been out there two or three years according to some of the documents produced at the committee today. but miller took some of flak because he refused to call it targeting. >> the witness says this is political so we always look at political where is the word progressive? >> i am not arguing the list was bad and conservative based. >> excuse me i will reclaim my time because then i say it is targeted. you cannot have that both ways it is targeting is 16 times in this report that says there was targeting. >> miller declined, refuted or disputed there were political considerations and he felt the actions by the irs employees at the center of this controversy were not illegal. liz: thank you.